Steve Meyer, Paragon Economics

Dr. Steve Meyer

The editors of MEAT+POULTRY bring readers a new multimedia offering: The FOOD FOR THOUGHT Podcast series.

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus  (PEDv) is the topic of this podcast, featuring the insight of Dr. Steve Meyer, founder of Paragon Economics. Meyer provides listeners with an update on the current threat posed by the vexing virus and how the pork industry has fared in its effort to control it during the challenging winter months. Meyer also discusses the role of feed, vaccinations and some of the weak links in the pork production supply chain that challenge the industry in the months to come.